A Matter Of Missed Signals

FBI agents in Minneapolis don't snag many cases involving international terrorists. The field office's counterterrorism unit, "Squad 5" in bureau lingo, has spent much of its time tracking down radical animal-rights activists and other domestic fringe groups. So when the squad got an urgent call last August from a flight instructor at the Pan Am Flight Academy in Eagan, Minn., they jumped at the case. There was a new student at the flight school, an irritable French Moroccan who seemed adamant...
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